Week in Review: CBP notable weekly enforcement actions
WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) this week announced February operational updates along with significant enforcement actions, including various cases of CBP Officers, Border Patrol Agents and Air and Marine Operations stopping illegal drugs from entering the country. CBP’s news releases can be found here but below are several of the most notable CBP news items of the past week:
USBP Seizes Over Half a Million Dollars in Narcotics
CBP Finds 311 Lbs. of Methamphetamine in Stone Items
CBP Field Operations at Hidalgo International Bridge Foils Drug Smuggling Attempt Worth Nearly $3 Million
CBP Arrests Fleeing New York Homicide Suspect at Washington Dulles International Airport
Maritime Smuggling Leads to 13 Rescues near Del Mar
U.S. Customs and Border Protection is the unified border agency within the Department of Homeland Security charged with the management, control and protection of our nation's borders at and between official ports of entry. CBP is charged with securing the borders of the United States while enforcing hundreds of laws and facilitating lawful trade and travel.